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meaningful action to prevent tragedies like this regardless of the politics. this evening, michele and i will do will every. and i would do is hug our children a little bit tighter. we will tell them that we love them and remind them how deeply we love each other. there are families who cannot do that tonight and they need all of us a break now. the days to come, the community needs to us to be as our best as americans and i will do everything in my power as a president to help. while nothing can fill the space of a lost child, love one. all of us can extend a hand to those in need to remind that we are there for them. that we are praying for them. the love that they felt for the lost and doors not just in their memories also in hours. indoors. may god bless the memory of the victim's. indoo and door and he will the brokenhearted. and pined for warmth endour... there is a vigil outside of our white house tonight. hundreds of people wanted to express their grief and support for the families. tonight - there is a vigil outside the white house. this was the scene earlier. hundreds of people
would not be here if they did not lon >> they are making a profit on action what happens. >>reporter: state senator jerry hill, whose district covers san bruno and who is among those leading the charge for stiffer penalties and more oversight of pg&e, has harsh words for the utility company and the state. he says quote."pg&e owns the state of california and the puc.it's shameful that they would allow pg&e to profit from their behavior, their negligence, their poor maintenance." >> this is not over by a longshot. >> to try to make sure that this will not happen again the customers will have to pay over the $2 billion in upgrades and collect their normal rate of return on investment 11.3%. the mayor is expected that they will make between 140-$140 million. >> by making a profit of the explosion. it >> by making an explosion they should not have to make it at the expense of ratepayers. >> this continues to fill us and we need a voice for the people, the public to look out for our safety could not charge us more money and blow up our neighborhood. >>reporter: that is an estimated $1 per
in the home. investigators continue to comb through both crime scenes. the president issued a call to action. >> no single law. no set of laws can eliminate evil from the world or prevent every senseless act of violence in our society. but that can't be an excuse for an action. >> reporter: in just hours, people will be waking up and continuing to remember the victims. the funeral will be starting. in newtown, connecticut, i'm tori dunhan. >> hundreds of bullets were found at the connecticut school. that suggest that's the gunman was planning a more gruesome massacre but was stopped short. lanza had a sig sauer 9mm as well as a bushmaster assault rifle. and this is a photo of lanza's mother, nancy lanza. authorities say he shot his mother in the head four times and drove to an elementary school with enough am in addition to kill every student there. gun control is once again in the spotlight on the sunday morning talk show meet the press, it was said on the next day of congress' session, new legislation will be introduced to get weapons of war off the street. >> it will ban the sale, the tra
blamed. such is the case with carson palmer. some have been calling for tarell prior to get more action. the offensive coordinator says he plans to give pryor more snaps on sunday. he got 2 handoffs and this incomplete pass. >> when it's time for me to get a lot of reps and i get comfortable, i'll have success. i really truly believe that. >> the thing that i can say is that he continues to work. and he wants to be good. and i think as long as he's got that type of attitude and he's going to continue to work, there's a chance that he's going to develop. >> the raiders in carolina sunday then wrap up in san diego. >>> bowl season is officially here. tonight the poinsettia bowl byu and san diego. byu scored 3 touchdown s in a 6-minute span. this pick pd put the game on ice. byu denies the aztecs their first 10-win season ever. >>> kevin durant and the oklahoma city thunder, the league's hottest team, and here's the shot of the day. hangs on the top of the backboard and drops in. takes a couple of bounces, doink, doink, and then plop! goes right in. but the t-wolves had it going tonight
than half of the public believes government and society can take action to prevent future gun violence but that's up 13 points from the arizona shootings and since the newtown tragedy 43 percent of the people are more likely to support gun control. i'm chris monzingo reporting. >> vicki: a federal judge is givng the okay to b-p's settlement with businesses and people affected by the 20-10 oil spill in the gulf of mexico. under the settlement, b-p will pay an estimated 7- point-8 billion dollars to settle economic and medical claims from thousands of businesses and individuals in louisiana, alabama and other coastal areas. aside from seafood industry claims, there is no cap on the amount b-p will pay to those who agree to the class action settlement. the company will pay 2- point-3 billion dollars to commercial fishermen, seafood boat crews and other industry workers. the b-p oil spill was one of the worst in u-s history. >> the countdown to fiscal cliff negotiations reaches the final hour. but it's already too late for your first couple of paychecks in the new year. >> no matter what c
obama is facing strong criticism over his actions as president on gun control in the wake of the deadly connecticut elementary school shooting many people are wondering if tragedies like these can be prevented. we go now to story. return to index of stories... just hours after the breon ra--reporter brianna... >>reporter: connecticut shooting, a promise from president obama to tackle gun violence: >> we're going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of the politics. >>reporter: but what exactly does he mean by "meaningful action?" critics of the president's record on the issue are pressing for specific proposals. new york mayor michael bloomberg said "calling for 'meaningful action' is not enough. we need immediate action. we have heard all the rhetoric before. what we have not seen is leadership - not from the white house and not from congress." gun violence has not been a priority for the obama administration. as he ran for president in 2008, obama supported reinstating a ban on assault weapons. >> don't tell me we can't u
tonight -- president obama -- promising action. grant lodes is here with more. >> president obama is talking tough after the mass shooting that we just saw. today,mister obama took the podium this morning with vice president joe biden at his side. the president.talking tough on the need to reduce gun voilence.especially mass shootings like the one we just saw. today we learned the vice president will lead a task force that will present a set of gun control recommendations to the president. >> it is encouraging of all backgrounds are willing to challenge and change longstanding positions. that conversation has to continue but this time those words need to lead to action. the point that this is complex no longer is an excuse for doing nothing. the fact that we cannot prevent every act of violence does not mean that we will steadily reduce the violence. and prevent the very worst violence. that is why i have a past vice president to lead members of my cabinet and outside organizations to come up with a set of concrete all lines with proposals that i intend to push without delay. the
officer for thes their actions -- for their actions during "occupy oakland" protests are just one thing they point to in proving the department can police itself. the difference between a compliance director and a receivership is that the police department will be working with the feds and not for them. >> we have an opportunity to nominate people for that position, and the fact we're working together with all the stakeholders to make the department better is a lot better than the alternative, which is no say in the future department. >> reporter: mayor quan says that she was confident all along that a deal would be reached. the next step is to appoint a compliance director, all sides saying they hope that happens shortly. then a judge will review this process next december to see if any progress has been made. >>> the storms are over! but dense fog is moving into the bay area. and it is expected to get worse: let's take a quick look at our live cameras outside now. you can see the golden gate with a bit of the fog rolling in there. and a live picture from the bay bridge, no problems th
are going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent tragedies like this. regardless of the politics. this evening, michelle and i will do what every parent will do. hugging our children a little bit tighter and we will tell them that we love them. we will remind each other how deeply we love one another. there are families in connecticut that cannot do that tonight. they need all of us, right now. an hour days to come, the community needs to be our best as americans. i will do everything in my power as president to help. while nothing can fill the space of a lost child, loved one. all of us can extend a hand to those in need. to provide the memory that we are there to provide the memory, what they have lost not just in their memories but also an hour's. in our memories, let us, bless the memories of the victim's in the words of scripture, and he will be broken hearted. and to bind up their wounds. >>pam: president obama also ordered all flags go half staff. and at the u.s. capitol the report earlier today from john boehner. >> the most recent his three guns at the ti
actions he presumbably carried out before his shooting spree at the school. >> of the suspect was 20 years old and suffered from a personality disorder. he is one of the 28 dead. from my self-inflicted come from a wound he also lived with his mother that was a teacher at the school. he is believed to kill her at their home of before driving to the school in her car he was dressed in black fatigues.... with read weapons, their own and registered with his mother with a-3 weapons. the older brother of the suspect in the connecticut school shooting. is out of police custody. ryan lanza, was quietly moved out of a police station in hoboken, new jersey, earlier tonight. he was taken into custody for questioning because of the shooting involving his brother. police do not believe the older brother, ryan lanza, had anything to do with the shooting. they say he has been extremely cooperative. >> this girl grew up with the suspect. >> old mill when i found out this was up seven. i have known him since first grade. i was-found this upsetting. i never noticed anything scary. we got-grew up together.
tragedy that demands more than words. that is why we need immediate nation action. >> we haven't done enough to fulfill our number one obligation to protect our children. >> group is calling for better gun control. it plans to send a delegation to washington on tuesday to prevent a similarity nightmare from striking another community. >> do something now and leave here with some pro active action. >> reporter: in the mean time the police investigation is ongoing at this point. investigators are putting all the pieces together to come up with a time line and a motive to release to the public. in newton, connecticut. >> the victims are being honored across the country including here in the biarea. tonight there was a -- bay area. tonight there was a candlelight vigil. kron 4's reggie kumar said they wanted some way to show support and sadness. >> perhaps you are angry, angry at the shooter, angry at the conditions. >> reporter: during monday night's vigil he described the shooting in newton, connecticut as pure evil. he is a former police officer. >> here are these little children, goin
of the public believes government and society can take action to prevent future gun violence but that's up 13 points from the arizona shootings and since the newtown tragedy 43 percent of the people are more likely to support gun control. i'm chris monzingo >> take a look at this. a moment of sheer terror for any mother -- seeing her child in a shopping cart, rolling out of control, down a hill - and toward a highway. it was all caught on camera - and thankfully the baby is safe tonight thanks to a quick- thinking of a police officer. let's replay the video. from the dashboard camera of officer adam brunclik. the wisconsin officer was on patrol when he spotted this child in a yellow shopping cart. it was just a few feet away from a busy highway - so the officer sped toward the helpless infant. >> officer brunclik: "my immediate reaction was he was traveling fast and so i knew there wasn't an option to stop the cart, but i had to do something to try to stop traffic because it was headed directly towards a busy highway, so." >> chief andrea: "it's not often that officers have something like t
an opportunity they don't get in real life. the chance to stop the action and to discuss what's going on. >> what did you guys just see happen? yeah. >> the play is called "alice's story," and the actors perform it at different schools. it shows that bullying can happen even among friends. >> "alice's story" examines a friendship between two young girls, and how sometimes the people who you feel are closest to you can take advantage of you. >> you put that on facebook? >> yeah. and people were writing that they thought it was true. >> we wanted to give students an opportunity to put themselves in the roles of the characters and practice making decisions in case they ever found themself in a similar situation. >> and then, together, we found ways to see how the person that was being bullied could have changed what they did. and we worked together to solve the problem. >> what was working super-well about what caitlin did? >> when caitlin said that if you would like it if you did that to her, and she kind of showed her feelings -- that she said that she wouldn't like that that much. >> the actors h
demanded action. (chanting) shame on nrasot words alone cannot heal our nation, only action can do that. gun violence is a national epidemic, and a national tragedy that demands more than words. we are the only industrialized that has this problem in the whole world. the only one. and that's why we need immediate national action from the president and from congress. it should be at the top of their agenda. washington. the nra. took down its facebook page friday. after posting a thank you for its 1.7 million "likes" a texas congressman offered an opposing view. saying things might have been different if the school principal had a weapon. >> so when she heard gunfire she pulls it out, and she didn't have to lunge heroically with nothing in her hands but she takes him out, takes his head off before he can kill those precious kids. >>reporter: as the victims are remembered. the debate on gun control is not forgoten. justine waldman kron 4 news >> you may be wondering how the u-s compares to other countries when it comes to gun ownership and regulation. we found that the u-s has the highest
back tears. but also alluded to future action on laws on gun control. as we >> as a country, we have been through this too many times if it is an elementary school in connecticut, a shopping mall in portland, oregon or a temple in wisconsin or a movie theater said. a very emotional these are our neighborhoods and these are our children we are going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this. regardless of the politics. >> a very emotional president. the white house said president obama supports the reinstatement of a federal ban on assault weapons. the ban expired in 2004, so there are now just restrictions on assault weapons, such as limited bullet capacity. enoug >> in a heated interview on piers morgan we hear more details of the massacre. as gun advocate john r. lott, junior says banning guns is not the answer to the rash of shooting massacres over the past few years or the rampage at sandy hook. let's take a listen. >> piers morgan: he fired over 100 rounds in several minutes. with this apparently harmless assault rifle >> lott: i nev
of perspective about what's important. >> president obama's call to action following the deadly connecticut massacre. the president says this time washington will not just talk about tackling gun violence. he urged congress to vote early next year on an assault weapons ban, a ban on high-cast ammunition clips and to -- -- high-capacity ammunition clips, and to close the gun loophole so all purchasers are subject to background checks. >> the fact that this problem is complex can no longer be an excuse for doing nothing. the fact that we can't prevent every act of violence doesn't mean we can't steadily reduce the violence and prevent the very worst violence. that's why i've asked the vice president to lead an effort that includes members might have cabinet and outside organizations to come up with a set of concrete proposals no later than january, proposals that i then intend to push without delay. >> the president said that he will make very specific proposals once he gets the recommendations next month. on friday, the nra will hold its first news conference since the elementary school shoo
into action. >> when i opened the door of a saw black smoke and fire. i heard my aunt scream and say something. everything happened so fast. >> i looked out the window. >> they love they remember her that she loved playing and she did not have the strength to talk to me. they are keeping watch on where she is now living in. >> she was wonderful, caring. >> i think that this was because every possible candle burning fahe.... >> expect some cool temperatures tonight. temperatures are going to plummet. look for the coldest readings with temperatures in the 20's. the east bay valleys, and even a 20's by the day. temperatures like this will be mid upper 20s. fairfield, 20's. below freezing in pleasanton, livermore. 30's by the bay. it is going to be a cold night again tonight which happens to be we receive. even we see-new year's. 30's and loved. i will talk more about the first couple of days. the 49ers --- nfc west champions for a second year in a row. they beat the arizona cardinals 27 - 13, in their final game of the regular season. the niners now looking ahead to the playoffs - and thanks to
as the resident left. in the meantime, work crews sprang into action to clear away the potentially dangerous debris out of the road. mill valley, terisa estacio, kron 4. >> we are back here live. we also had the trees down in st. francis drake, lucas valley, west gate. please be aware of your surroundings and take it slow on the freeways. even though it is not pouring take that extra effort to be extra careful reporting live in onvato.. dan kerman, kron 4. >>pam: while dan has been monitoring the conditions in the north bay. kron 4's charles berkeley. >> right now, there is a light rain that has been clearing but about 1.5 hours ago restarted again. the interstate-80 is behind me. westbound towards the city it has been a very wet day in the east bay powerhouse >> the rain started falling early friday morning in the east bay. this is video from highway 24. near the caldecott tunnel. further east along highway no. 4/oakley there were two cars that collided around 1:00 p.m. in the rainfall. that a young boy was ejected he might not have been wearing his seat belt he was flown to a children's h
nearby work crews sprang into action to clear away the potentially dangerous debris localized flooding. and businesses were fearing the worst had the sandbags piled high. just in case. we are live on highway 1 0 1 and sells a little i can tell you. in nearly eight hours, and of sausalito-it has not been raining. it has been running heavy, medium but now it is finally been quiet. but the wind is starting to pick up. the focus, going forward in the north bay is that this a saturation with already downed trees but this next concern could be more don't trees and even a landslides. with even more-and downed trees. we will adjust have to wait and see that is the latest from sausalito. >> the wet weather may drive theimade it difficult of where advisor around the bay area during harrowing. especially on bay area bridges.. where advisories this is a live look at traffic now on the golden gate bridge .. the bay bridge. >> the rain had let up after a long, wet today in the east bay. >> the rain started and even the threat of the morning. it continued further east on highway no. 4 in oakley with
the cdc. there is prevention but you have to take action now dan kerman. >> if you've not gotten a flu shots you should consider one. the flu season is are arriving earlier than usual. >> it is unusual to a peaks in december and january is usually the main one. this year it looks like on the eastern portion is already building up steam heat. >> kaiser and walnut creek say that this is strain is also more potent. which is why everybody over six months should get a flu shot. and those most at risk. >> children have a higher risk of getting serious. with chronic conditions, diabetes, and the elderly. >> people of void because if it will give them the flue but it's not true. >> that is a myth. is just a piece of the virus and it is not a portion for the virus to cause the flu. >> other flu vaccine places will have it until well next year but the few really want to protect yourself the time to get if it is now. dan kerman, kron 4. >>this just in to the kron 4 news room all of muni subway trains are still not running. we have video from the market and van ness there were not able to board tr
are in their early 20s. >> a san francisco supervisor wants to take action about the spike in cell phone and tablet that's in the city. supervisor scaups weiner city's robberies are critical to public safety and problems that must be addressed. he public safety and problems that must be addressed. he also calle police chief and district police chief and district attorney atten (car horn) paying with your smartphone instead of cash... (phone rings) that's a step forward. with chase quickpay, you can send money directly to anyone's checking account. i guess he's a kicker... again, again! oh, no you don't! take a step forward and chase what matters. >> new this morning. a new census data shows a clear as sustained drop in the legal immigration. if this is more than a decade of increases. the number of illegal immigrants in the united states dropped to 11.1 million last year after a speed of 12 million in 2007. for the first time since 1910 immigrants from asia top hispanic immigration. dimmer graf first city legal hispanic immigration is unlikely to approach is to meet 2000 peak a game. >> a suspect h
morning news continues. >> the opening bell on wall street a little nutcracker action which the ballet bringing in the morning bell. the question is what the santa claus rally continue? the dow features are up 33. it appears republicans and democrats are getting closer to a possible deal. we'll bring you the numbers on wall street throughout the day. >> now for the numbers on the weather front and they are low. >> you are right. and app but it is 28 degrees right now. the wind chill is 23 degrees. it is very cold up north. and oakland a wind chill is at 30 degrees. same for hayward where the current temperature is 34. it feels like 37 below freezing. 29 and pleasanton 36 in redwood city. sam francisco is 31 but the north bay temperatures are all in the upper 20s. well below the freezing mark. there is a freeze warning in the north bay because of freezing conditions. there is a frost advisory in effect until at 8:00 a.m.. colder temperatures are around sunrise, it will continue to get colder this morning. >> we are watching at the tens of hot spot for interstate 580 in the westbound com
the lives of 20-school children. president obama promised meaningful action to prevent gun violence. today. he took the first step toward that goal. grant lodes is standing by with more on that. grant ? return to index of stories... president obama talking tough this morning.about the need to reduce gun voilence.especially mass shootings like the one we just saw. and today we learned vice president joe biden will lead a task force that will present a set of gun control recommendations to the president. issues likey to be at the forefront.military-style assault weapons, high capacity ammunition clips, and loopholes to get around background checks. the president said he will make very specific proposals once he gets the recommendations next month. on friday.the n- r-a will talk for the first time since the elementary school shooting. return to index of stories... california has some of the toughest gun laws in the nation - but some state lawmakers are looking to make them even stronger. as kron four's terisa estacio reports, one lawmaker says, there is still a lot of work to be done. on the
swinging into action from this hurricane preparedness. and i looked and saw the tree. i at that point, it was a branch sticking out and i said you better go. the glass had already popped out because the bat was right underneath eat it. and right when he rolled over, just two seconds later, right underneath it -- it came down. >> a 75- ton crane had to be brought in ... to begin removing the tree from the house, >> new this morning... one person is dead after a house fire ripped a home in san francisco's ingleside heights neighborhood. the one-alarm fire was reported last night in the area of 60 saint charles avenue around 8:30. the fire was contained around 9... the victim's identity is not being released at this time. >> also new this morning... the contra costa county sheriff's office is investigating a homicide. it happened last night in pleasant hill. it was reported near the intersection of interstate highway 680 and concord avenue. no further details have been released. we will bring you updates as they become available. >> napa county sheriff's deputies are searching for an 85
to take action. the newtown united, a new form a group is calling for sensible gun legislation. >> we have 20 children that we are burying. >> we have learned that the day before her death, she just returned from a short trip to a luxury resort in new hampshire. in recent years she felt comfortable about leaving her son at home non-supervised. >> we're all going to continue to keep you updated with chilly conditions in the north bay. mid upper 20s. the thermometer, showing 26 decreased it is called we will be back. . it is cold 26-degrees.. >> welcome back. processions. taking a look at the markets this morning.market futures indicate the nasdaq in the positive, and the dow and the s and p in the negative. stocks end the day down. after little measurable progress was reported in the ongoing budget negotiations in washington. here's a look at yesterdays closing numbers. on wall street. the dow dropped 99-points. after posting 100-point gains over the past two days. both the nasdaq and s-and-p-500 lost 10-points. we'll be watching the stock market all morning index of stories.. >> airplane m
the hour for immediate action is here" to avoid the fiscal cliff. if there's no deal by midnight december 31st. there will be automatic tax increases and spending cuts. we'll have more from our political analyst in a minute - but first. kron 4's justine waldman is back with more on our developing story. >> reporter: after meeting with bi-partisan leaders friday, the president said no one will get 100-percent of what they want. he said if congress can't reach a deal. congress should allow a vote on a basic package that would preserve tax cuts for middle-class americans, >> i am optimistic that we can still pass a deal in both houses in time, mitch mcconnell, and harry reid are working on an agreement as we speak >> i have my confidence destroyed on other occasions and so i hope it is not on this occasion the timing, we have to do it now that is what the next 24 hours will be very important. >> we had a good meeting in the white house we are engaged in discussions with the majority, the leader and myself in hopes that we can come forward as early as sunday and have a recommendation that i c
for his actions." mcclain is believed to have gotten into a heated exchange with coach allen this week, and it could be just a matter of time before he is released.. more ugly news for the 3-8 raiders: four players were fined $26,250 each for their roles in this pushing and shoving brawl sunday in the raiders who were fined are lamarr houston, tommy kelly, matt shaughnessy and desmond bryant. bengals tackle andrew whitworth was also fined - and a few days ago whitworth called the raiders, "cowards" for hitting him raiders host browns sunday in a blacked out game. >> 13-10, safe ignatius st. ignatius. >> perhaps she will go to bed school one day. and i will have to keep working. >> absolutely. it is not easy. >> you love everything moment of raising those beautiful moment of raising those beautiful children and coming into kron. >> right. brian wilson's 7 year run in >> san francisco will more than likely be coming to an end at 9pm tonight when the injured closer officially becomes a free agent. sources say the giants aren't prepared to tender wilson a contract before the 9pm deadline
action against taggers who deface public property. as kron four's jeff pierce explains... some of the best street artists in the bay area are replacing those tags with beautiful images. >> >> when fifteenth street between webster and franklin in downtown oakland was the target of spray can taggers art gallery owner jaime galinda and his friends in the art community came together to attack the problem with street art. i'm an artist, my friends are artists, my wife's an artist, let's beautify the neighborhood through art, paint over the tagging and graffiti that makes it look horrible and replace it withi'm really happy what we did wanted to take it a step further. while the art collective gave the street a whimsical sense of innocence galinda wanted to demonstrate that true graffiti art that comes from the street. transcends the crude vandalism the neighborhood suffered from. crayone did the dragon, he did the face, here in this corner is blaze aka picasso, this wall was done by nate one, this corner here and the character was done by east three and craze one, and then we have t
in the broadcast, we haven't said it too often, the golden state warriors in action tonight, first place and what is up with jim harbaugh and the quarterbacks? and angel pagan. is he going? is he staying? it is a tease. you have to hang on. later in this broadcast. >>> new tonight at 11:00 the text message turns 20 years old today. text message was sent in 1992 by a software engineer. it read merry christmas. six billion text messages are sent every day in the united states. and this may be the last year textusage increase -- text usage increases. >>> new tonight at 11:00 nasa's long running voyager entered a new region at the edge othe solar -- edge of the solar system. this is the magnetic highway and it is the last stop before interstellar space. the space between the stars. the findings were presented today in san francisco. tour of the outer planet. >>> we will be right back. -what's up? i'm chris. -and i'm erik. both: we're the fruit guys! back in 1998, we had this idea to deliver fresh fruit to offices in downtown san francisco. we built these wooden crates, filled these with fruit in my o
their show for an undetermined period of time. it is still unclear if legal action will be taken against the two. >> it is a victory for egypt's opposition. the country's president is canceling a decree which widely expanded his authority. the move comes after president mohamed morsy's meeting with some members of the opposition earlier today. protesters have been demanding he give up his new powers and they at times carried out deadly violent demonstrations. they also want the government to postpone a referendum vote on a controversial new constitution. but a panel of officials decided to go forward with the planned vote. >> venezuelan president hugo chavez announced today that his cancer has returned and that he will undergo another surgery in cuba. this is the third operation to remove cancerous tissues over the last year and a half. chavez recently won re- election on october seventh. however chavez says that if his health were to worsen that vice president nicolas maduro would take over. the 58-year-old president said tests show the return of malignant cells in the pelvic area where
or fire the police chief. this person will also set an action plan for carrying out several reforms, are including the reduction of incidents of unnecessary force and racial profiling, and improving investigations of citizen complaints. the attorney says the difference between federal receivership and a compliance director is that a receiver could hire and fire anyone. in this case, the director's powers to impose discipline is limited to command staff of the police department. the compliance director also can't spend money as freely as a receiver. the director will have to get approval from a judge to spend money. >> reporter: both sides meaning the city of oakland and the attorneys representing the citizen of the original lawsuit have been ordered by the judge to submit their recommendations for candidates for the position by december 21st. >>> new information regarding the suspect accused in a case that the district attorney calls brutal. two victims found bound and gagged on a san francisco street. the judge did not want the face of the suspects shown. but jr stone has the detai
should be considered unofficer-like conduct subject to disciplinary action. the chief is leaning toward suspending him at this point. but it's still early, and the investigation has not been completed yet. but it appears the san francisco cop will be allowed to stay on the force. >>> new businesses in san jose are getting a break. the council is planning to fill up some empty downtown storefronts. >> reporter: this is the common site along santa clara street in downtown san jose. empty storefronts, blight next to operational businesses. council member sam lacardo says he and a few of he's colleagues are trying to change this, releasing a proposal called "open for business." lower the cost for new businesses to open up by requiring landlords to charge $1 or les per square foot for storefronts 500-square foot or smaller for a 6-month period. in turn the city will waive the city-issued permit and license fees associated with fixing up commercial space. >> for a typical small restaurant, the fees may exceed $10,000 for a small space in the city. for improvements as well as what other permit
." the review board does not single out any particular individual for disciplinary action. the panel determined that there was no protest before the attack of the consulate to trigger the raid. u.s. ambassador christopher stevens and three others were killed in that attack. >>> donald trump having the last laugh after a former ms. usa contestant trashed his pageant. she defamed the organization and awarded it $5 million in damages. trump sued after form upper ms. pennsylvania claimed that the pageant was rigged and trashy. trump give her 24 hours to take back the accusations. she refused. the case went to arbitration, and trump said he had no choice but to sue and called the ruling "an expensive lesson for her." >>> your temperatures already dipping down. upper 30s in livermore. 43 out the door. in mountainview, 38, napa 46. not too bad along the coastline. but look at your morning lows beginning at 3:00 am. two things going into effect, a freeze warning for the north bay valleys. a frost advisory for pretty much the rest of the bay area. you can expect almost record-like lows. napa, 29, same
the lakers to more of their 18-9. >> college hoops - stanford in action tonight against northwestern in evanston illinois mens hoops - stanford/northwestern illinois 2nd half/ 57-52 stanford josh powell with the big slam off the ally-oop 59-52 stanford under 2 minutes left/ 67-64 stanford northwestern's tre demps. hits the 3-pointer t tie the game 67-67 1:30 left tied at 67 aaron bright makes a 3- pointer of his own to take back the lead for stanford 70-67 5 seconds left 70-68 stanford >> justin smith is being upgraded. he is 50/50 to go. 185 straight games. and pete carroll of the seahawks is also looking for another top of their hot. back-to-back games, scored over 50 points it is the first time it has done in the 62 years. there rookie quarterback, wilson is also playing well and lynch. he is the second leading rusher. and a perfect 6-0 at home it is not lost on that the niners. >> the seahawks are a hot team right now of their offense is putting up points. we have to be ready. >> it is an enthusiastic team that plays with a lot of energy and will coach the team. >> we want the di
-murder in connecticut renewed. and he's drafted a plan to take what he calls aggressive action against. ammunition. para >> nat lee this is a hollow bullet. hollowed out so on explode. >>reporter: >>reporterit is these hollow-pot bullets that mayor ed lee calls dangerous and deadly. he wants them banned in san francisco. they are already illegal to purchase in the city. but a new proposal would possess. >> the ammo that has been designed by law enforcement for military use has no reason to be in our homes and on ours streets. >>reporter: standing next to the handguns and rifles turned in during the city's biggest gun buy back program. the mayor said he wants these weapons gone. the other part of his plan.is to put a notification system in place so when someone buys 500 rounds of more of any type of any type of ammunition in one purchase. police would be notified. >> that should be a trigger. >> "it triggers why? >> what is it for? >> and it could be legit" >>reporter: police chief greg surh supports the plan. he believes it will make a difference. >> "i would say to nra or anyone who says this is not t
of this year, gabrielle was a man. several fans got their first glimpse of her in action last night began stockton's a delta college. she is 6 ft. 7. though some across that this seems fair for the team to let her play. she has not ruled out playing at a four year program. >> police in los angeles have arrested they do not they believe faked 911 call sending emergency crews to celebrity not celebrity home home such as ashton kushner and justin beeper. working with fbi police say that the suspect was using his computer to hack into systems and report boat is in emergencies. the caller had a call at ashton kush's home happened in october. it reported that there were guns and explosives that residents and several police were shot. >> is a happy holiday for more than 100 children who got the chance to shop for whatever they wanted. kron 4 urs felicia reid has a store from old navy's flagship store in san francisco. >> each child has a hundred dollar gift card. >> i bought me a hat and scarf and some long sleeved shirts. >> i bought my favorite shirt. this is my favorites are. >> this partners
takes no action on same-sex marriage cases. one of the cases california's prompt 8. california courts have ruled prompt 8 to be unconstitutional. if however they decide to hear the case that same-sex marriages will remain on hold until the court makes a decision. which may not come down until june of next year. >> traffic is a little heavy this morning and at least it is dry. this will stay dry for the next 24 hours and will pick up some light rain. it is a cool start for the morning. we do have a ground fog forming an is limited. it is not until later on this evening that was saved, conditions. here's a look get the numbers it is 45 out the door. i will look there were these are suspected to go one way return. >> we're keeping an eye on venesection from walnut creek it 680 south bond. an accident was reported and there was not in the lines but in the shoulder. chp stated that they just rolled up on the same so they may get it completely cleared shortly. is not considered a hot spot yet. the big news that we are following. >> supporters of prop. 8 appealed to the supreme court. they w
will have the power to demote or fire police chief as well as an action plan for carrying whatever form regarding the use of force an alleged racial profiling. >> compliance director's power to oppose this does limit to the command staff of the police department. >> the director also have to get approval from justice and money. but when this for canada's position will be submitted to the judge by december 21st. >> authorities in emeryville have arrested six goals and two teenagers in connection with the suspect a prostitution ring. >> other office conducted the operation last thursday a hotel in emeryville. >> that is where officials believe the process of selling was doing business. the 215 year-old teenagers were taken into custody and provide with counseling and medical service. >> developing new laws, four of five people accused in the deaths of a man found bound and gagged in a san francisco street have pleaded not guilty to the crime. >> the fifth suspect as posted bail and will be rain tomorrow. >> here is video from yesterday's arrangement. >> three of the suspect and charged wi
. >> the detectives will analyze everything to find out why the action came to the school. we are hopeful that it will take a complete pitcher to why this happened. >> she has been treated, she will be ver i have been informet are not allowed to answer that. what i like to do is get the next portion today and i do not want to keep you here all day. will like to get the superintended here and the town leaders to discuss certain areas of her responsibilities and then will get the medical examiner up here as quickly as we can. will get the list of ids and all the information out to you. >> the lieutenant and i have put together a written comment so please do our rush my vehicle because we will bring you more the next time we come up. this is just the basic details of everything leading up to today. we will try to be back here within ourthe hour. >> it was reported to a german was taken into custody. after the shooting we did a thorough search of the area and everything that we examine of refunding body of the woods they were detained. there were another arrest associate with this. >> i will
's actions and that he thought about doing the same thing. here is a photo of him. he was arrested at his home in suidun . police say wanted to prevent any possibility of an act of violence. >> this morning it is a little cooler compared to the last few mornings we could see some areas of pettifog maybe some north bay fog possible. >> fog is in napa where visibility is down to a mile. >> this afternoon partly cloudy conditions a slight chance for a stray showers in the north bay for today. otherwise it should be a decent day. tonight clear skies and temperatures will be cold. you will feel the temperatures dropping. we have frost advisers in the bay area in the north bay as well. for later tonight overnight and early tomorrow morning. >> temperatures now 47 in downtown san francisco. mid '40's in oakland. '30's for napa in santa rosa. 37 in the bottle. half moon bay upper '40's. >> we are running five or 10 degrees cooler--37 in the bottlnavado. >> is like a chance for a stray showers in the north bay. the bulk of the rain that we will see arriving in the bay area will not start until thu
was arrested for writing that he supports the connecticut school shooter's actions and that he thought about doing the same thing. here's a photo of cabada he was arrested at his home in suisin. if police say that he wanted to prevent any possibility of a violent act. >> we are just learning more information about the local gun buyback program. just a day after the connecticut issue in both oakland and san francisco took nearly 600 guns off the street. revolvers, pistols, shotguns, rifles, and assault rifles were collected over the weekend. a lot of the guns were easily go. on saturday 300 guns were turned 10 in oakland, and 296 in san francisco. >> an east bay high school senior is being mourned today after he was killed in a shooting in san francisco's bayview district. 17 year-old montreal blakely, was shot in the first block of oscela land on saturday night. the concord high school student played on the football team. many students at the school organized the the social media to where blacks today to mourn blakely. san francisco police have not made any arrests. the white house offered n
and action that you have to see to believe it. >> before i tell you why this fight broke out you might want to finish what you are eating. >> if your looking for something to by this might be the place however, chances are he will get what you pay for. >> for example this man is carrying fedex box. this is a computer cable. which is an image of a laptop. most of us know that fedex does not advertise what is a the bottom it reads fed ex. >> he managed to sell the fed ex box not before he partially revealed what is inside. >> the fedex box put back in the bad in the sale is made. the buyers stuffed inside his backpack and lead but not before talking to me. >>. openness see what you have. >> this man with his hat on selling this by for $35. he wants something from it. >> i'm talking to you like a man. give me my picture. >> this man told me he was one of the whispers producers and wanted me to listen to a new group. >> this man tried to sell me a frozen chicken from a local church food giveaway. >> these women are regular they hit of food banks and get free food and resell it. >> despite the n
. >> "his last actions was leaving this fire station, this was his home. he was here all the time. it was only natural after the body was released that he be brought back where it started . >> started." kaczowka and 43-year-old lieutenant mike chiapperini were both west webster firefighters. they were shot christmas eve while responding to a fire. the two men were good friends. "tomasz was quiet. >> he was quite te... he did his job. pretty much unnoticed. didn't look for thanks or anything like that. he just did what needed to be done. chip was. his personality was as such that he would make you laughin the worst of situations, or he would find something to laugh about.and. it naturally. if >> reporter: he did it naturally." amidst their pain and grief-- the west wesbster firefighters returned to work the next day - on christmas. "we want them to return to a point of normalcy as quickly as possible. obviously it's not going to be quick. the first few runs they go out on, quite frankly, they may be looking over their shoulder, but. at some point in time this organization had to
felonthey bill the media with miss information that all the delays many a full actions and guarantees. the media calls and semi automatic weapons-testing stated that these are used by the military and they tell us that the 223 rifle is the most powerful. none of these things are untrue and they do not know what they're talking about worstt. there are 20 other dozens of laws that have failed. the teachers and the classrooms were prompt when they responded and they were unable to no fault of their own and able, to stop it. as parents we do everything that we can to keep our children safe. it is now time for us to assume responsibility for our schools. the only way to stop a monster from killing our children is to be personally involved and invested in a plan for protection. though only thing that can stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. >> would you rather have your 911 calls bring a good guy with a gun from a mile away or have it one a minute away. i can imagine the headlines and a shocking headlines the to print tomorrow. more guns will play are the end are as answer to
leaders to take action. karen caifa reports from washington, where members of congress have also left town. >> the next few days i have asked leaders of congress to help work out a package. this will protect unemployment for millions of americans. >> remarks came after john boehner failed to muster up -- >> we had a number of our members who just did not want to be perceived as raising taxes. >> the two sides both left for christmas holiday and they blamed each other for not acting. they stated that more action is needed from the gop. >> we will need to have a bipartisan solution. >> the next move will need to call from the present. >> he is the only one who could door. this is not john boehners problem to solve. >> in washington, i am karen caifa. >> and now to connecticut were new details are emerging about sandy hooke elementary school gunmen adam lanza. for those who know him say that he was an awkward, peculiar kid who wore the same close to school every day. if they say that glance up rarely spoke once. is that he gave school presentations entirely by computer. he never said a word.
. they are taking action with an on-line petition with 40,000 signatures, and a facebook page to pull its on the new logo 5000 people have joined that page. it reportedly shows the university system is a high-tech and could help with fund-raising efforts. the seal is not going to disappear. we will you're on timeout leo! . some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. >> but first fedex expecting today will be the biggest shipping day in their history. kron4 is live with the holiday shipping -- plus how to help make sure your package arrives ontime. one football player dead, another charged in the murder. more on the tragedy impacting the dallas cowboys. (male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. shipping day of the year. with holiday shopping in full swing, fedex says they expect to handle more packages than ever before in their history. grant lodes is standing by with what you need to know to make sure your packages to arrive in time. but first- kron4's scott shipping center in south san f
to disciplinary action. >> the surgeon is being considered to be suspended. the investigation has not been completed. it appears the san francisco police will be allowed to stay on the force. in san francisco ridgy kumar kron 4 news. >> a live look at the san mattel bridge on this friday morning were traffic is light. ?Ñ taking a look at the stock market this morning market futures indicate shows all three indexes in the positive. but stocks ended down yesterday. >> as the president and john boehner seemingly got nowhere on the fiscal cliff tops. >> here is a look at yesterday's close the numbers on wall street the dow dropped 75 points. >> the nasdaq san 22 to fall below 3000. >> and the s&p 500 lost nine points. >> the day iphone users have been waiting for has a right. >> bull has released its google maps mobile application with the iphone. the past three months iphone users have been stuck with apple maps which have been widely ridiculed. >> kron 4 tech reporter gave a slate shows us the new google maps. >> this is a must for any iphone user. what is interesting is this new version of
and ready for access at any action that you might take. >>reporter: police say they do put the gun information through a computer program to see if it may have been involved in a past crime but the goal here is to get guns off the street. j.r. stone kron 4 >>catherine: news.say a woman was sexually assaulted while hiking on a popular east bay trail. kron4's haaziq madyun shows us where it happened. >>reporter: it happened along this isolated trail here inside the las trampas regional wilderness preserve in alamoa woman sexually assaulted while she was using the trail investigators with east bay regional park police told methe victim accessed the trail using the hemme avenue entranceparking her car in this lot at around 4pm last wednesday then started walking up the trail's narrow pathinvestigators say some time before 6:45pm the victim and the male suspectcross pathswhen suddenly he pulls her down to the ground from behind and sexually assaults the victim east bay regional park police describe the suspect as a white male in his 40'sabout 5 feet 9 inches tallweighing about 180lbswi
. the action comes after officials with california's huge teacher pension fund said, they were reviewing a $600- million investment in cer-berus, in light of the connecticut shooting. the firm issued this statement. quote - "we believe that this decision allows us to meet our obligations to the investors. whose interests we are entrusted to protect. without being drawn into the national gun control debate." and one side of that debate, is calling for stricter gun control laws. which has sent weapons sales sky-rocketing. kron4's scott rates is live in livermore. scott? >>reporter: this is such a heated debate. many people are asking for stronger gun debate regulations or others are wanting to purchase one for their protection. it is no exception for this shot and livermore this is one hour ago. you can see this- shop in livermore. randy collins is the owner. he has owned this for over five years. as of yesterday, the sales have doubled. normally, they would sell anywhere from 15-20 per day. since yesterday, they have sold 100 guns. i asked mr. collins about the screening process this is what he
ensure the safety of women. such actions have stopped the protesting against the protesting. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. more rain in the bay area today. there are some troubling issues s f o is reporting delays of 1 hour 37, oakland, or in san jose are not reporting delays however. >> take a look offsite at this live look at the bay bridge. look-out a side. >> good morning, janu has our forecast. >> good morning, marty. we have seen some areas of light rain of/moderate in the some areas however seeing some clear conditions. however, not the case along the peninsula and san francisco. three tents in the richmond area, pacifica, one-quarter of 1 in. per hour. towards the south bay the light rain indicated by the green. and los gatos a system expected. he bit heavier in places like walnut creek, danville and san ramon. the rainfall rates one-half inch per hour. there is a wind advisory for the north bay until 1:00 p.m. and the east bay valleys. that will be in effect. indicated by the blue. the stormtracker 4 you can see moderate downpour. and stormtracker 4 put it is going to pres
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